St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Philadelphia

St. Patrick's Day Parade in Philadelphia

'2nd Oldest St. Patrick's Day Parade in the Country' St. Patrick's Day is a huge celebration, and the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Philadelphia is just as much of a big deal considering the history. The Parade will take place on March 12 at noon. History of the Philadelphia St. Patrick's Day Parade The first St. Patrick's Day parade in Philadelphia was in 1771 and is the 2nd oldest St. Patrick's Day parade in the country. Just think that this first took place 5 years prior to the … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade

Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade

'The Oldest Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Country' Who loves a good Thanksgiving Parade! Whether you are starting a new family tradition or continuing one, this Thanksgiving Day parade shall be a memorable event for all. The 97th Annual Philadelphia 6ABC Dunkin’ Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade kicks off on November 24 at 8:30 am on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Dating back to 1920, the parade is the oldest in the nation. Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade Experience & … [Read more...]

Things to do in Philadelphia heading into 2012

Mummers Parade in Philadephia

Things to do in Philadelphia heading into 2012 There are some many things to do in Philadelphia heading into 2012. The two biggest events are the fireworks in Philadelphia New Year's Eve and the Mummers Parade on New Year's Day. What To Expect in the City of Philadelphia You first have the fireworks in Philadelphia tonight, but you get two shows if you are lucky. The City of Philadelphia is putting two shows on which is being sponsored by Sugarhouse Casino. The first show starts at 6 pm and … [Read more...]